BAC GIANG – The northern province of Bac Giang is well known as the cradle of ancient Cheo (Vietnamese traditional stage art) melodies and the unique long-standing cultural beliefs of the nation. Therefore, when coming here, visitors can enjoy a quiet and ancient beauty because the unique architectural works from ancient times are still well preserved.
Khuon Than lake
Khuon Than Lake is like a clear green pearl protected by lush green pine and indigo forests. Inside the lake, there are also 5 small islands undulating above the water. With air conditioned by lake water and lush green forests, this is considered the "green lung of Luc Ngan region".
During the rainy season, the lake forms a waterfall flowing from the top of Khuon Than dam and creating majestic beauty. Besides the unique natural works, this place also has a cultural relic which is the temple worshiping famous general of the Tran Dynasty. In addition, when you come to Khuon Than Lake, you will enjoy sweet fruits from orchard farms.
With such a fresh and peaceful atmosphere, when you come here you will have truly chill moments on a slow boat tour on the lake. So, this beauty is surely a check-in location in Bac Giang that you definitely should not miss.
Address: Kien Lao commune, Luc Ngan district, Bac Giang province.
Vinh Nghiem pagoda
Vinh Nghiem Pagoda is designed with 4 main buildings in the middle of a large space. It is surrounded by rows of green bamboo trees. The pagoda is a place to worship Buddha and three ancestors of Truc Lam Zen Sect under the Tran Dynasty. So, Vinh Nghiem Pagoda is called the first official headquarters of Vietnamese Buddhism.
Up to now, the pagoda still preserves many valuable artifacts such as Buddha statues, stone stele, parallel sentences, worship objects... and especially a Woodblock warehouse with 3,050 carved wooden blocks that have been recognized by UNESCO as World's documentary heritage. Vinh Nghiem Pagoda is not only a sacred place for tourists from all over to visit but also a very famous check-in location in Bac Giang.
Address: Duc La village, Tri Yen commune, Yen Dung district, Bac giang province.
Bo Da pagoda
Bo Da Pagoda is one of the most unique and famous pagodas in the Northern region. The pagoda dated back to the Ly Dynasty was restored under the reign of King Le Du Tong by ancient materials such as: baked bricks, tiles, clay pots... Currently, the Bo Da Pagoda relic site also includes Cao Pagoda, Tam Duc temple, Tu An Pagoda and Tower Garden.
With that age, Bo Da Pagoda is a place to preserve the unique historical, architectural, fine arts, religious and cultural values of the nation. Moreover, the pagoda has a poetic, mysterious and peaceful beauty which helps visitors find peace of mind. This is also a popular check-in location in Bac Giang that definitely deserves you visit.
Address: Phuong Hoang mountain, Tien Son commune, Bac Giang.
Khe Ro primitive forest
If you love wild and majestic beauty, a check-in place in Bac Giang that you can go to is the Khe Ro forest. This place has a particularly fresh and cool climate in the summer and relatively warm in the winter.
Adding to the landscape painting are small streams with transparent water that helps create an extremely comfortable space.
Address: An Lac commune, Son Dong district, Bac Giang province.
Tho Ha ancient village
Tho Ha village is the oldest ancient village in Bac Giang bearing bold characteristics of Northern culture. This is one of the check-in locations in Bac Giang that attracts numerous tourists for its ancient and extremely simple beauty such as banyan trees, water wharves and communal house roofs that remind of an innocent childhood. .
In addition, practical experiences in craft villages such as making rice paper and pottery...surely bring you wonderful moments. Especially during the festival season usually from January 20 to 22 every year, the atmosphere at Tho Ha Village is even more unique and interesting.
Address: Van Ha commune, Viet Yen district, Bac Giang province.